• August, 2017

  • Big win for Hudson Valley views

    The final days of the state legislative session produced good news for the Hudson River, with legislation passed in both houses to protect the River's environment and wonderful Hudson Valley views from increased oil barge traffic....

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  • Touting Trail Tourism in Utica

    PTNY and the NYS Canal Corporation will be bringing Bicyclists Bring Business to the beautiful Mohawk Valley in September, with the Evening Roundtable in Utica on Tuesday the 12th and everyone's favorite Bike-a-Round the next day....

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  • Congrats New End-to-Enders!

    The End-to-End Recognition Program acknowledges those individuals who complete the entire length of the Erie Canalway Trail, from Buffalo and Albany....

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  • NYS Glamping

    Want to relax and enjoy the great outdoors but regular tent camping isn't for you? Try glamping in cabins and cottages in New York State parks!...

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  • Losing Local Parkland

    Every year New York State passes bills to alienate local parkland....

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  • July, 2017

  • Creekside Classroom at Saratoga Spa State Park

    New building will serve as an environmental education center, a warming hut in the winter, and a place to host environmental and docent education programs, and school field trips to the park,...

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  • Featured Friend: Sandy Boczar

    Growing up, Sandy Boczar spent her summers swimming, hiking, and camping in Allegany State Park with her family. Although she always treasured her time spent there, she never imagined that she’d dedicate so much of her life to protecting, advocating for and restoring the park....

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  • New York State Parks Are for the Birds

    2017 Marks the 20th Anniversary of Bird Conservation Areas in New York State....

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  • June, 2017

  • Empire State Trail Here We Come

    PTNY is getting excited for 2020 when the Empire State Trail will be completed, closing the gaps in the Erie Canalway Trail and connecting it to the Hudson Valley Greenway and north to Canada. In anticipation, here are some tips and resources to help you plan upcoming bike trips on the trail....

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  • Staff Picks: Father's Day Picnics in Parks

    Here are our choices for some perfect picnic spots to take dad on his special day....

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